October 20, 2020 @ 7:34 AM

Around this time last year, I participated in Preptober, the October planning stage before November’s National Novel Writing Month aka NaNoWriMo.
 
Every year, NaNoWriMo-ers all over the world challenge themselves to crank out a 50,000-word novel in 30 days.
 
Writing is such a solitary activity, but with NaNoWriMo you feel a little less alone.
Participants track their word counts, cheer for each other, and share tips/advice in person and on the net. With COVID-19 , I’m sure there will be fewer in person.
 
Book Two of my Mistywood Lane series, He Could Be the One, was my 2016 NaNoWriMo  project. At the end, I had a bare bones draft of 50,000 words, but I "won" 2016 ............

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